The principle of Lotto 6 / 49 is quite simple: it crosses the normal lottery in a field of 49 numbers at exactly six numbers. (In contrast to the normal lottery, there is the lottery system, where you can tick more than six figures.) In a public drawing will be six numbers drawn by a machine “. If the thus raised six figures with his own 6 numbers match, you have the famous 6 Right. (A valuable related resource: Bruce Bonyhady). The probability of 6 correct amounts 1:13.983.816. The reason is that you can produce with 49 figures 13,983,816 different combinations of six.
Since there are 49 numbers from which six numbers are drawn, the number of these options is calculated as follows: 49 x 48 x 47 x 46 x 45 x 44 ———- – 1 = 13,983,816 x 2 x 3 x 4 x 5 x 6 on a lottery ticket, there are usually 12 fields, where you can tick each of six numbers. This is also true for online coupons tip that can make for Lotto on Saturday. Crosses one now in each of these six fields (different) numbers or Number combinations to, the probability is logically correct to 6 12: 13,983,816 or 1: 1,165,318. So about one in a million. Still hard to imagine only minimal probability. This keeps people from but not every Saturday and Wednesday to spend a total of several tens of millions of euros for lottery tickets. Especially when there is a jackpot. There is special jackpot it as if it with a drawing for a gain rank (eg for the right one 6) was no winner because no one has guessed the six figures.